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Eagle-based start-up launches Virtual Reality standardized test prep

An Idaho-based startup is hoping to help you study for your upcoming exams, but leave your flashcards and workbooks at the door.  Librarium is a...

‘That’s ridiculous’: Residents & developer want OK to build charter school in outlying development. Planning commission says no

Residents and parents of Dry Creek Ranch showed up at the Ada County Planning and Zoning Commission meeting to ask for a development modification.  The...

City of Boise hopes to boost ranks of childcare workers with cash grants

Boise is getting ready to put money in the pockets of childcare workers.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council unanimously approved a program to spend $3...

The NBA plans franchise of new league in Boise: Jr. NBA

The National Basketball Association and the Women’s National Basketball Association announced the launch of youth basketball leagues for boys and girls ages 6-14. The Jr....

UI to pay subsidy for flights linking Boise, Palouse after they failed to hit profit margin goal

The University of Idaho will pay $400,000 to subsidize air service to and from the Palouse for the just-ended school year. But UI officials say...

Boise State completes investigation on ExtraMile Arena scuffles, won’t say what steps it took

Boise State has completed its investigation into how it and others handled a celebratory moment that ended with fans being thrown to the ground...

Rental home co. hopes to build houses on former Boise Schools-owned site

A site once envisioned as a future grade school could instead add new houses from a rental home company. According to property records, AMH Development...

Fields of dreams: CWI revives big plans for Boise River, Canyon County campuses

Long dormant plans to develop a pair of campuses for the College of Western Idaho are back in play. Last month, CWI's board of trustees...

A new Discovery: Boise science museum prepares for full revamp, launches fundraising campaign

The Discovery Center of Idaho just announced its plans to raise $10 million through a new capital campaign, with a completely new look and...

Judge dismisses Big City Coffee suit against Boise State & Tromp, but allows arguments to move ahead against three administrators

An Ada County judge handed down decisions in the case of Big City Coffee versus Boise State University last week, with each side notching...

Booming resort towns influence Boise State to launch new hospitality program

Boise State University will launch its new hospitality program this fall. The College of Business and Economics will offer a completely online program for people...

‘Do not go hands on’: Record outlines court rushing procedure as Boise State apologizes for ExtraMile Arena scuffle

The Boise State men’s basketball team defeated Nevada Tuesday night, clinching its first regular-season conference championship since the 1987-88 season. An impressive feat for the...

‘An unbelievable opportunity’: Boise revamping WaterShed into water and climate science center

Boise’s popular water education center is getting a makeover. The City of Boise’s WaterShed, an interactive museum focused on clean water and sustainability, will be...

Micron Foundation gives more than $1 million in grants to Boise State, UI

The Micron Foundation is giving more than $1 million in grants to Boise State and the University of Idaho. The chipmaker made the announcement this...

Overcrowding is a concern at West Ada with ‘steady growth’ in the district

Overcrowding continues to be an issue at schools in the West Ada District. District spokeswoman Char Jackson says for the past five years, the district...